Southern province chiefs give HH ultimatum to state his position

Chiefs in the Southern Province have given UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema a three week ultimatum to decide the next course of action after the collapse of the PF/UPND pact. Sources close to the Royal Foundation of Zambia Southern province Chapter disclosed to the Watchdog that the traditional leaders have assigned Chiefs Hamusonde, Moonze and Hanjalika […]

Sata challenges RB to improve Doctors conditions of service

Patriotic Front President Michael Sata has challenged President Rupiah Banda to improve the working conditions for Doctors in Government Clinics and Hospitals. Sata who was commenting on President Banda’s announcement that Government would d take over the payment of salaries for employees at Beit Care Hospital. The PF leader urged president Banda to ensure he […]

Minister’s wife accused of campaigning for Sata

THE MMD in Eastern Province has unearthed a scheme in which Chipata Central member of Parliament and deputy minister for Works and Supply Lameck Mangani’s wife, Mary, has allegedly been promising a man challenging the current Chief Chikuwe, that the Patriotic Front (PF) will give him the throne if he campaigns for its president, Michael […]

Lozis wont be isolated from government-Ngambela

The Ngambela of Western Province has said the Litunga and people in the province are impressed with the development projects being undertaken by President Rupiah Banda’s administration and that the campaign to isolate the Government from the Lozis will not succeed. In an interview with TIMES OF ZAMBIA at Limulunga palace in Mongu yesterday, the […]

Roan residents unhappy with Kunda-Kambwili

Patriotic Front (PF) Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili has charged that Statements by Vice President George Kunda that Chinese investors have created employment are an insult to his constituents. In an interview with 5fm, Kambwili noted that the people of Roan are unhappy as they are subjected to low wages and adverse conditions by […]

NAREP is not supporting violence-Phiri

National Restoration Party (NAREP) says it is peaceful party and does not support violence contrary to allegations by Munali Member of Parliament Mumbi Phiri that it is sponsoring youths to rise up against her. Reacting to the Parliamentarian’s claims that NAREP sponsored UNZA students from her constituency to riot for her removal, NAREP Secretary General […]

African leaders advised to concede defeat in elections

Citizens Democratic party Interim President Robert Mwanza has challenged African leaders to concede defeat during elections and allow democracy to prevail. Mwanza said it is vital that as Zambia goes to the polls this year aspiring candidates should accept results to avoid tension in the country. He further appealed to fellow politicians to learn a […]